Plans drawn up for world's tallest wooden skyscraper

Comments Off on Plans drawn up for world's tallest wooden skyscraper

A Japanese company is planning to build the world’s tallest wooden skyscraper, to mark its 350th anniversary in 2041. Sumitomo Forestry said 10% of the 70-storey W350 tower would be... Read More

Commonwealth in secret succession plans

Comments Off on Commonwealth in secret succession plans

The Commonwealth has secretly begun considering who might succeed the Queen as its head, the BBC has learned. The issue is hugely sensitive because the role is not hereditary and... Read More

Amazon plans hundreds of lay-offs

Comments Off on Amazon plans hundreds of lay-offs

Amazon is cutting hundreds of positions at its headquarters and global operations, a move that comes after several years of significant growth. The cuts were first reported by the Seattle... Read More

CES 2018: Kodak soars on KodakCoin and Bitcoin mining plans

Comments Off on CES 2018: Kodak soars on KodakCoin and Bitcoin mining plans

Shares in photo firm Eastman Kodak soared nearly 120% after it revealed plans to mint its own crypto-currency, the KodakCoin. The US firm said it was teaming up with London-based... Read More

New Scottish GP recruitment plans to cut workload

Comments Off on New Scottish GP recruitment plans to cut workload

The Scottish government has announced plans to deal with problems in recruiting GPs. They are part of a proposed new contract for the profession, which aims to cut workload and... Read More

NHS plans to scrap homeopathy treatments

Comments Off on NHS plans to scrap homeopathy treatments

NHS England has announced plans to stop doctors prescribing homeopathy, herbal and other “low value” treatments. It hopes to save almost £200m a year by ending what the head of... Read More

Simon Cowell plans Grenfell charity single

Comments Off on Simon Cowell plans Grenfell charity single

Simon Cowell has said he intends to record a charity single to help the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire. “We hope to confirm a record tomorrow which will raise... Read More

Theresa May: Tory tax plans have not changed

Comments Off on Theresa May: Tory tax plans have not changed

Media playback is unsupported on your device Theresa May has insisted Tory tax plans have not changed after a senior cabinet minister signalled there would be no income tax increase... Read More

Manchester attack: Ariana Grande plans benefit gig

Comments Off on Manchester attack: Ariana Grande plans benefit gig

Ariana Grande is to return to Manchester to play a benefit gig for the victims of the attack at her concert on Monday. The American star said her “heart, prayers... Read More